Where does the constitution give the government the responsibility to create jobs?
Why do BOTH parties think that creating jobs is the government's responsibility?
Asked By: gomanyes - 9/20/2010
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You see that is where you are incorrect, the Conservatives believe in lower taxes which stimulates growth because there is more disposable income to spend on goods and services, hence job creation being a bi-product of this philosophy. The Liberals believe it is their responsibility to create jobs and Health Care, food... More
Answered By: onegrtchf - 9/20/2010
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Reps wants the government to create jobs by getting out of the way and to take less money out of the economy Dems wants the government to create jobs by taking tax revenue and moving it around to certain parts of the economy.
Answered By: Reagan-Jeffersonian Party - 9/20/2010
Conservatives do not. But the government control or lack of it makes the jobs move overseas.
Answered By: ArizonaLeading ThePack - 9/20/2010
Try looking up things like Roosevelt's "new deal", this is where there was a major shift in government policy towards this idea. It is not however anywhere in the Constitution (always capitalized by the way) that jobs are government responsibility, this is a popular political idea of both socialist and communists. In a... More
Answered By: Youcan Dobetter - 9/20/2010
In the part where it implies that the majority doesn't want to live in desperation until a fascist police state emerges out of that desperation.
Answered By: avail_skillz - 9/20/2010
The Constitution does not specifically say anything about creating jobs. However the government is responsible for the conditions that allow for the creation of jobs. For example: Security, Regulation of Interstate Commerce, International Relations and Trade.
Answered By: mnbvcxz52773 - 9/20/2010
I heard it also guarantees you care from cradle to grave.That rich fat cats are unconstitutional and its ok to take from them. That it is the Government that grants rights.Constitution is awesome.Federal Government ROCKS! Less freedom is better for you that way you can hurt others or yourself... More
Answered By: Tinker - 9/20/2010
It doesn't... More
Answered By: future - 9/20/2010
What will you say when we lose jobs faster if the Republicans take the House in Nov?
Answered By: Evolve or become extinct - 9/20/2010
nowhere. because both major parties have very loose interpretations of the constitution and want to run the entire economy, libertarians however believe the free market works.
Answered By: Carl Frimberger - 9/20/2010
You could argue it is part of implied powers. The argument is over the role of state vs. federal government -who has rights and responsibilities towards job creation?
Answered By: FreddyM - 9/20/2010
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